McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families

Notes


James Homer Roberts Jr

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 123; WV Archives Web Site.
James Homer Roberts, Jr.; age 23; born in St. Charles, VA; single; living at Caretta, WV;
married on 9 Nov 1957 at Caretta, WV; Theda June Pennington; age 24; born and living
in Caretta, WV; single;


Theda June Pennington

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1957); Page 123; WV Archives Web Site.
James Homer Roberts, Jr.; age 23; born in St. Charles, VA; single; living at Caretta, WV;
married on 9 Nov 1957 at Caretta, WV; Theda June Pennington; age 24; born and living
in Caretta, WV; single;


James Lee Pennington

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
James Pennington; age 21; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; miner; living at Avondale, WV; son of
George and Mary; married on 16 Jul 1928 at Welch, WV; Virginia Asbury; age 19; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of James and Milly.


Ollie Virginia Asbury

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Warrior Precinct; taken on 17 jan 1920; Page
63B; Image 35 of 41; Family #356/358.
Listed as Ollie Va. Asbury; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, James E. Asbury.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1928); Page 147; WV Archives Web Site.
James Pennington; age 21; born in Tazewell Co, VA; single; miner; living at Avondale, WV; son of
George and Mary; married on 16 Jul 1928 at Welch, WV; Virginia Asbury; age 19; born in McDowell
Co, WV; single; daughter of James and Milly.
3. 1940 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; Premier; E.D. 24-38; taken on 25 Apr
1940; Page 765A; Image 9 of 10; Household #67.
Listed as Virginia Asbury; age 28; born in WV; single; 8th grade education; lived in same place on 1
Apr 1935; in household of father, James E. Asbury.
4. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Bramwell; E.D. 28-40; taken on 2 May 1940; Page
632B; Image 24 of 40; Household #244.
Listed as Ollie V. Pennington; age 28; born in WV; married?(marked thru); 3rd grade education;
lived in Bluefield, Mercer Co, WV on 1 Apr 1935; in household of father-in-law, George Pennington,
with three children.
5. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 28 Dec 2013.
Orillie Virginia Pennington; born 27 Apr 1912; died 2 Jul 1994; buried here; headstone photo shown;
"LOVING MOTHER".


Ida Pennington

1. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Bramwell; E.D. 28-40; taken on 2 May 1940; Page
632B; Image 24 of 40; Household #244.
Listed as Ida Pennington; age 5; born in WV; in household of grandfather, George Pennington,
with mother.


Perry D. Pennington

1. 1940 Census, Mercer Co, WV; Rock District; Bramwell; E.D. 28-40; taken on 2 May 1940; Page
633A; Image 25 of 40; Household #244.
Listed as Perry D. Pennington; age 1; born in WV; in household of grandfather, George Pennington,
with mother.


George Washington "Babe" Pennington II

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009; LDS Web Site.
"Name George W Pennington
Residence Date 01 Oct 2007
Residence Place Rural Retreat, Virginia, United States
Birth Date 26 Jan 1943
Address Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
Address Date 01 Oct 2007
2nd Address Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1997
3rd Address Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
3rd Address Date 01 Jul 1989-01 Oct 2007
Possible Relatives Cleta S Pennington, Donald H Pennington, Kevin L Pennington, Phyllis L Pennington
Record Number 169884323"
2. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007; Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: George Washington Pennington
[George W Pennington]
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth Date: 26 Jan 1943
Birth Place: Ashland Mcdo, West Virginia
Death Date: 13 Apr 2007
Type of Claim: Original SSN.
Notes: Jun 1960: Name listed as GEORGE WASHINGTON PENNINGTON; 03 May 2007:
Name listed as GEORGE W PENNINGTON"
3. U.S., Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, 1847-2017: Ancestry.com Web Site.
"Name: George Washington Pennington
Gender: Male
Death Age: 64
Birth Date: 26 Jan 1943
Birth Place: Asland, USA
Residence Place: Bristol Regional Medical Center, Connecticut, USA
Death Date: 13 Apr 2007
Death Place: Rural Retreat, Wythe, Virginia, USA
Source Location: City, USA
Spouse: Phyllis Pennington
Brothers and Sisters: Carl Toop Pennington of Albany, Georgia; Hilda Cochran of Bluefield, Virginia;
Walter McCoy of Atkins, Virginia"
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 5 Dec 2013.
George Washington "Babe" Pennington, II; born in 1943; died in 2007; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Phyllis L.

1. United States Public Records, 1970-2009: LDS Web Site.
"Name Phyllis L Pennington
Residence Date 01 Jan 2009
Residence Place Rural Retreat, Virginia, United States
Birth Date 01 Sep 1948
Address Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
Address Date 01 Jan 2009
2nd Address Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1993-31 Dec 1996
3rd Address Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
3rd Address Date 01 Jul 1989
Possible Relatives George W Pennington
Record Number 169884324"


Lester Blain Pennington

1. Tazewell Co, VA ; Jeffersonville District; Death Certificate #10107; FindAGrave.com Web Site.
Lester Blaine Pennington; age 45 yrs, 2 mons, 29 days; born 31 Dec 1894 in NC; married; husband
of Cora Pennington; living at Amonate, VA; carpenter; son of Ambrose and _______(Miller) Pennington;
died 30 Mar 1939 in Jeffersonville District, Tazewell Co, VA; due to influenza; lobar pneumonia; buried
2 Mar (sic, Apr) 1939 in family cemetery; informant, Hubert pennington, Amonate, VA.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Nella Cemetery, Ashe Co, NC; submitted by Charlie Ann Weaver; 17 Sep 2012.
Lester Blain Pennington; born 31 Dec 1894; died 30 Mar 1939; buried here; headstone photo shown; death
certificate posted.


Cora Labell Hodge

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #3087; WV Archives Web Site.
Cora Labell Pennington; age 43 yrs, 3 mons, 2 days; born 13 Dec 1902 in Mt. City, TN; widow; living
at Newhall, WV; daughter of J.D. and Ella Hodge; died 16 Mar 1946 in Welch Emergency Hospital,
Welch, WV; due to pulmonary embolism; buried 18 Mar 1946 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV;
informant, J.D. Hodge Newhall, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
April Uhl Brooks; 16 Apr 2017.
Cora Labell Hodge Pennington; born 14 Dec 1902; died 16 Mar 1946; buried here; no grave photo
shown; death certificate posted.


Valentino Pellegrini

1. West Virginia, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991; Declarations of Intention, 1926-1929, Vol #7; Page 101;
Ancestry.com Web Site.
Valentino Pellegrini; age 57; stone mason; 5' 8" tall; medium complexion; 200 lbs; brown hair; blue eyes;
born in Osoppo, Italy 16 Jan 1869; living at Roderfield, WV; iemigated to US from Genoa, Italy aboard the
ship, Lombardia; wife is Maria also born in Osoppo, Italy; arried at Port of NY, in May 1906; signed 4 Apr 1927.
2. 1930 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Browns Creek District; taken on 26 Apr 1930; Page 220B; Image 56 of 75;
Family #498/515.
Listed as Valentino Pellegrini; age 60; born in Italy; married; alien; emigrated to US in 1926; stone mason on
road camp; boarder in household of Beneditto "Ben" Ciampanella.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #5949; WV Archives Web Site.
Valentino Pellegrini; age 66 yrs, 4 mons, 14 days; born 16 Dec 1869 in Osoppo, Italy; married; husband
of Marie Pellegrini; stone mason; living at Roderfield, WV; last worked in 1935; son of Angelo and Madalena
(Battigelli) Pelligrini; died 30 Apr 1936 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV; due to cancer of stomach; buried
2 May 1936 at Roderfield, WV; informant, Ben Ciampanella, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 24 Feb 2014.
Valentino Pellegrini; born in 1869; died in 1936; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


John B. Shew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 8 Jan 1920; Page 69A; Image 3 of 41.
Family #22/23.
Listed as John Shew; age 43; born in NC; married; coal miner; head of household.
2. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as John Shew; age 47; born in NC; married at 21; no listed occupation; head of household.
3. Smyth Co, VA; Death Certificate #11892; Ancestry.com Web Site.
John B. Shew; age 80; born 1 Dec 1884 in NC; married; husband of Martha Martin; lived at Pocahontas,
VA; son of Payton and Caroline Shew; died 11 Apr 1964 in Southerwestern State Hospital, Marion, Smyth
Co, VA; due to cerebral thombosis; arteriosclerotic heart disease; buried in Swimm Cemetery, Pocahontas,
VA; informant, committment papers.


Martha A. Martin

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 8 Jan 1920; Page 69A; Image 3 of 41.
Family #22/23.
Listed as Martha Shew; age 30; born in VA; married; in household of husband, John B. Shew.
2. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as MarthaShew; age 40; born in VA; married at 19; in household of husband, John B. Shew.


Edgar Shew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 8 Jan 1920; Page 69A; Image 3 of 41.
Family #22/23.
Listed as Edgar Shew; age 9; born in WV in household of father, John B. Shew.
2. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Edgar Shew; age 20; born in VA; tipple man in coal mine; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Pervin Shew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 8 Jan 1920; Page 69A; Image 3 of 41.
Family #22/23.
Listed as Pervin Shew; age 8; born in WV in household of father, John B. Shew.
2. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Purvin Shew; age 19; born in VA; tipple man in coal mine; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Noah Shew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 8 Jan 1920; Page 69A; Image 3 of 41.
Family #22/23.
Listed as Noah Shew; age 6; born in WV in household of father, John B. Shew.
2. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Noah Shew; age 17; born in VA; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Jack Shew

1. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Elkhorn District; taken on 8 Jan 1920; Page 69A; Image 3 of 41.
Family #22/23.
Listed as Jeff Shew; age 11 mons; born in WV in household of father, John B. Shew.
2. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Jack Shew; age 10; born in NC; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Gertrude Shew

1. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Gertrude Shew; age 8; born in WV; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Carl Shew

1. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Carl Shew; age 7; born in WV; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Mary Lee Shew

1. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Mary L. Shew; age 5; born in WV; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Ruth Shew

1. 1930 Census, Tazewell Co, VA; Clear Fork District; taken on 15 Apr 1930; page 169A; Iamge 35 of 79;
Family #325/325.
Listed as Ruth Shew; age 3; born in WV; in household of father, John B. Shew.


Pearl Thornsbury

1. 1900 Census, Pike Co, KY; Lick Precinct; taken on 5 Jun 1900; Page 106B; Image 6 of 38;
Family #47.
Listed as Pearl Thornbury; age 2; born in Oct 1897 in KY; in household of father, Walter K. Thornsbury.
2. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Sandy River District; Bradshaw; taken on 28 Apr 1910; Page 71A;
Image 13 of 28; Family #97/98.
Listed as Pirlie Thornbury; age 12; born in KY; in household of father, Walter K. Thornsbury.